Attic Red Figure Oinochoe

Greek
Classical Period
about 430–420 B.C.
Manner of the Shuvalov


Place of Manufacture: Greece, Attica, Athens

Dimensions

18.9 cm (7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.794

Medium or Technique

Ceramic, Red Figure

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Young man fully armed stands before white-haired father, seated.
[Label text]:
A young, armed man bids farewell to his elderly father before departing for battle on this pitcher.

Provenance

By 1903: with Edward Perry Warren (according to Warren's records: Bought in London.); purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, March 24, 1903

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900